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Much like its main characters, the film evolves as it goes and turns into something both highly entertaining and heartfelt. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Violence, etc. - also Available)
Call this actors' duet sentimental and simplistic at your own peril. Green Book may well move you, possibly to tears, at the thought of real social change and kindness (at a time when we need it badly).
Green Book might not ever go too far into the darkest implications of racism. It does, however, offer a hopeful message by showing how the right circumstances can cause individuals to challenge their own prejudices.
It, like the many movies before it about the black-white relations of generations past, will not likely solve the problems of modern racism, but it's still an important reminder that we can always learn new things about and from one another.